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Kumihimo Braiding Disks and Plates

Kumihimo threads, kumihimo disks, kumihimo plates, counterweights, kumihimo instructions and bobbins


Kumihimo Disks and Instructions

Weir Crafts Braiding Disk

This disk is the 3/8" thick and 5 1/2" in diameter. The foam is high quality, dense and long lasting. The price is good enough that you will want several - so you can have several different braids ongoing at the same time.

PLEASE NOTE: this disk does not come with instructions.

SAVE: select option BULK DISCOUNT PACK of 25 disks.

Item # - 110 - priced below

Braiding Disk Starter Set

  • Braiding disk
  • 8 EZ bobs to keep threads from tangling
  • 25 plastic bobbins to keep threads from tangling
  • counterweight
  • 4 skeins cotton craft thread (colors will vary)
  • Braided Disk Instructions
Item # - 1141 - $12.95

Hamanaka Disk

Premium quality high density foam disk for making kumihimo braids (6" in diameter, 3/8" thick), designed by Makiko Tada. Comes with basic instructions.

Item # - 111 - $14.00

Disk Instructions

A printed copy of our free online disk instructions. Well illustrated and step by step guide to various braids.

Item # - 118 - $1.95

Kumihimo Plates and Instructions

Bead Smith Braiding Plate

Same as the round board, but square for making flat braids. A nice quality, thick plate. Comes with starter instructions.

Item # - 117 - priced below

Braiding Plate Starter Set

  • Braiding PLATE
  • 8 EZ bobs to keep threads from tangling
  • 25 plastic bobbins to keep threads from tangling
  • counterweight
  • 4 skeins cotton craft thread (colors will vary)
  • Braided Plate Instructions
Item # - 1142 - $13.95

Hamanaka Plate

Premium quality high density foam plate for making flat kumihimo braids (6" in diameter, 3/8" thick), designed by Makiko Tada. Comes with basic instructions.

Item # - 112 - $14.00

Plate Instructions

A printed copy of our free online braiding plate instructions. Well illustrated and step by step guide to various braids.

Item # - 119 - $2.49

Disk and Plate Accessories

36 Skein Cotton Thread Assortment

A color palette of 36 ten yard skeins of craft thread, an inexpensive option for braiding disk projects.

Item # - 126 - $5.50

105 Skein Cotton Thread Assortment

A larger assortment of 105 skeins of vibrant colors of craft thread and 12 cardboard embroidery floss bobbins to keep thread from tangling. An inexpensive option for braiding disk projects.

Item # - 126J - $15.45

EZ-Bob Bobbins - set of 8 - $3.00

These handy little folding plastic disks keep your threads from tangling. Unfold the cover and several yards can be wound onto the bobbins. Fold the cover back and threads can be easily managed. Small are just under 1 7/8 inches across large are 2 1/2 inches across.

Item # - 114 - priced below

EZ-Bob Bobbins (Bulk bag of 100) - $34.95

These handy little folding plastic disks keep your threads from tangling.. Unfold the cover and several yards can be wound onto the bobbins. Fold the cover back and threads can be easily managed. Small are just under 2 inches across, large are 2 1/2 inches across.

Item # - 114b - priced below

Counterweight for Disk or Plate

Two ounce weight for use with the disk or plate with helps keep braid tension even. Soft satin cord attaching tie prevents braid damage. Color of weight or satin tie may vary.

Item # - 116 - $2.95

Big Eye Beading Needle

Your best friend when beading with your braiding. Needle opens full length for easy threading.

Item # - 112-N - priced below

25 Plastic Bobbins

A pack of 25 plastic bobbins to keep your threads from tangling.

Item # - 113 - $1.50